Leyio cosies up to iPhone and gets new 8GB version

You may have got the fling in your wrist just right for your Leyio to Leyio sharing, but now the company has announced the device will soon be able to

Although the flinging of files over UWB will remain exclusive for between Leyio sharing, you will now be able to hook up your Leyio to a number of devices using a mini USB connection to transfer your files as well – no PC needed.

Alongside this announcement, Leyio has outed a new 8GB Leyio model to stand alongside the original 16GB version, which will come complete with microSD functionality to up the storage if needed.

Leyio has told us that the new 8GB version will come complete with an iPod/iPhone to mini USB connector, but unfortunately anyone with existing Leyios will have to seek out their own adapter if they want to use the new connectivity.

The 8GB Leyio will go on sale in October for £99, and we'll be getting hands on with it tomorrow – so keep it locked to for our thoughts on the new functionalities, and be sure to check out out hands on video with the original Leyio in our vidcast.